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and in the next hour john nichols from the nation magazine will be in as a friend of bills. we get back to schools and guns but first, the headlines. >> check headlines with the news on this friday, a crash and burn for the start of american idol. the fox show's 12th premier saw its lowest viewership ever 18 million people tuned in, which is down 19% from last year's premier according to entertainment weekly and last year was the lowest ever opening before this week. as high as those 18 million viewers sounds, it's not even the most watched show this week. ncis, tuesday night on the cbs had 23 million viewers. >> it's over. pull the plug. >> correct me if i am wrong. these are the usually the ones with the highest rate the first ones. >> especially the premiere because they hype it for two months. >> i didn't watch. >> downhill fast. >> i did. >> you watched? >> i did. i have been a huge fan. >> from the beginning? >> yes. >> you still are. >> oh, my gosh. you like the new format? the new judges? >> the whole kind of cat fight thing put me off a little bit
with the biddens at st. john's episccapal in d.c. president obama actually began his second term in office yesterday. the presidential inaugurations always take place on january 20th. it fell on a sunday this year. a smaller ceremony marked the start yesterday with a larger one taking plates today. on sunday, president obama surrounded himself with just about a dozen family members and recited the 35-word oath of office in the blue room of the white house. chief justice john roberts administered the oath, and the president swore in on his wife's bible given to her mom on mother's day in 1958. afterwards, president obama gave his first public remarks of his second term and joked about a big talking pointed over the weekend. michelle obama's new bang. the president says he loves them calling it the most significant event of the weekend and says she looks good. she always looks good. today, we are expecting a much bigger crowd than what we saw yesterday, more than half a million people will be watching from the mall this morning with millions more on television
john howard, has a very interesting op-ed in this morning's "new york times" where he talks about what he did back in 1996. they had this mass murder where a guy killed 35 people with an assault weapon. the conservative prime minister of australia led the fight and what australia did is they banned all of the assault weapons back in 1996. they put in a government buyback program. they bought back 700,000 assault rifles. 700,000 which, given the population of australia would be the equivalent of 40 million guns in the united states. >> not just guns. assault weapons. >> bill: they bought them back. in the 18 years before that massacre, australia had suffered 13 mass killings by guns. there's not been a single one since 1996. if australia can do it, why can't we? why do we have to settle for half-ass measures. peter, what's going on? >> we're tweeting at bpshow. fred says congress turds must be publicly shamed if they oppose common sense massacre-control measures proposed by obama. jean takes a different course. he says these laws and ideas are reactionary and they're deeply flawed. as a
to the same people. i'm wondering is john mccain and lindsey graham, are them two dating now because they're on every show together lately. >> bill: i think they're dating the host of the shows joey. i don't know. >> caller: i thought they were dating each other. >> bill: that, too. but you know, we talked about that i think mentioned it yesterday, too. i don't understand, absolutely do not understand why anybody invites john mccain and lindsey graham on any of the sunday talk shows anymore. first of all nobody believes a word that they say except each other, perhaps. and you know, it just -- how many times do you have to hear john mccain grumble or lindsey graham whine? i mean, ya know. every sunday? i think america could stand one sunday without john mccain or lindsey graham. >> announcer: this is the "bill press show." to me now? you know the kind of guys that do reverse mortgage commercials? those types are coming on to me all the time now. (vo) she gets the comedians laughing and the thinkers thinking. >>ok, so there's wiggle room in the ten commandments, that's what you're sayin
town include katie perry, brad pace lee. stevie wonder, usher, the cast of glee russell simmons john legend and beyonce, kelly clarkson singing at the ceremony on monday. >> i saw two inaugural balls, one for military families and it's about like there will be about 2,000 people and the president and first lady will go to both of these. the other 40,000 people. >> that's huge. >> can you imagine? who would want to go to an inaugural ball with 40,000 people. >> at the convention center. right? >> yeah. >> like being in times square when the terrorist is let out. it's hardly an intimate experience. >> who wants to go to a party with that many people. >> imagine getting a drink. right? >> bring your own. % bring a flask. >> a lot of activity on two different fronts. on the gun control issue today, first of all, new york state, we told you yesterday, the state senate had passed that legislation 43 to 18. the asem bi was poised to act. it did, governor cuomo was poised and did, signed the comprehensive bill, a sweeping piece of legislation into law. the go
of office and this time it stuck. this time john roberts got it right. president obama second term underway. what do you say? hello, everybody. good morning, good morning. great to see you today on this tuesday, day after the inaugural. tuesday, january 22nd. how good to see you today. thank you so much for joining us. here we go. to wrap up all of the ceremony yesterday. all of the celebration. tell you all about it and get your take on what you thought of the president's powerful speech yesterday. give us a call at 1-866-55-press. wherever you happen to be. i know if you weren't here in washington, d.c. out on the mall -- they said there would be a small crowd. the mall filled up yesterday. they had to close the mall and send people to alternative locations to watch on the jumbo screens. huge crowd here. it was a glorious day. it was a cold and chilly day. your take at 1-866-55-press. or talk to us on twitter at bpshow on facebook, facebook.com/billpressshow. and we had the whole crew here. peter ogborn and cyprian bowlding. >> hi, bill, how you doing? we were down on the scene. dan henni
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